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2010-05-20 14:52:00

PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- VT Halter Marine Inc. (VT Halter Marine), a subsidiary of VT Systems Inc.

2010-05-10 06:55:00

The Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) instrument on NASA's Terra spacecraft captured this nighttime image of the growing oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico on May 7, 2010.

2008-07-14 12:00:34

By Karen Nelson, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 13--PASCAGOULA -- Congress has stopped pumping crude oil into Strategic Petroleum Reserves in Louisiana, but that doesn't mean the Department of Energy has lost any momentum in its plan to create a new reserve at Richton.

2007-12-03 09:00:00

By Megha Satyanarayana, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Dec.

2005-09-15 18:09:17

By Tabassum Zakaria PASCAGOULA, Mississippi (Reuters) - U.S. President George W. Bush will pledge on Thursday to rebuild New Orleans and the Gulf Coast and to improve emergency plans for all cities as he scrambles to rebound from a hurricane that battered his reputation.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.